Category Archives: Holiday

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What’s Going on Around Tampa Bay for Easter this Year?

2021 Easter Egg Hunts and Activities in Clearwater, Sarasota and Tampa  

Easter is quickly coming around the corner and Tampa Bay families are searching for local events and activities they can do with their families this year. The Tampa Bay area is full of safe and fun Easter activities, including egg hunts, brunches, photos with the Easter bunny, and more. Our team at Friendly Kia has put together a list of our favorite 2021 Easter egg hunts and activities going on in Clearwater, Sarasota, and Tampa this year. See what fun is to be had around Tampa Bay this year below before hopping into the driver’s seat of your 2021 Kia Telluride and heading out for a weekend full of Easter fun.  

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What’s Going On In Tampa Bay for St. Patrick’s Day?

Tampa Bay St. Patrick’s Day Events and Celebrations 

Tampa Bay is soon to go green as St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. After a long year behind us, the light is nearly at the end of the rainbow and the time for Irish celebration is nearly here. Whether you enjoy taking part in St. Paddy’s Day traditions for the fun of it or you have a bit of Irish in your blood, there’s plenty going on in Tampa Bay this weekend for St. Patrick’s Day.  

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Red 2021 Kia Telluride, Blue 2021 Kia Forte, and orange 2021 Kia Soul on conversation hearts

What Valentine’s Day Candy Is Each Kia Eating?

2021 Kia Models as Valentine’s Day Candies 

Love is in the air which means soon enough we’ll all be diving into a box of chocolates in front of the TV watching reruns of our guilty pleasure movies. No? Just us? Anyways, what better way to get ready for the arrival of the love-filled holiday than by getting a look at what Valentine’s Day candy each Kia model is eating. 

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What Should I Do for Valentine’s Day in New Port Richey?

Valentine’s Day Activities and Dinners in Tampa Bay 2021

Love is in the air and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Valentine’s Day 2020 feels like it was just a month ago and now Valentine’s Day 2021 is nearly here. If you’ve been wracking your brain and asking yourself “What should I do for Valentine’s Day in New Port Richey?” then this local guide has you covered. Our team has put together a list of local Valentine’s Day activities and dinners going on this year around Tampa Bay. Get started planning this year’s Valentine’s Day with this guide from Friendly Kia.

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve With the 2021 Kia Sorento in Tampa

New Year’s Eve 2021 Events and Celebrations in Tampa Bay 

One of the most memorable years in history is about to come to an end and Kia Motors America is the official sponsor of this year’s New Year’s Eve Countdown. Not only is Kia welcoming the arrival of a much-needed 2021 year, but it is marking its arrival with the groundbreaking 2021 Kia Sorento SUV. Kia began a campaign for the arrival of 2021 early this month by sending the Sorento across the U.S. to One Times Square with the iconic “2021” New Year’s Eve numerals in tow for this year’s Ball Drop. With New Year’s Eve 2021 just days away, many around Tampa Bay are looking for safe and socially distanced events and celebrations to plan for their last night of 2020.  

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Where to Find Santa Around Tampa Bay and St Petersburg

2020 Santa Photo Opportunities and Visits Near New Port Richey 

What better way is there to remember the holiday season than with a photo with Santa? The Tampa Bay and St. Petersburg areas are along Santa’s path up to the North Pole for Christmas Eve, meaning he’s making plenty of pit stops around here on his way. This guide to 2020 Santa photo opportunities and visits near New Port Richey will give you spots to find Santa around Tampa Bay this December.  

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Outdoor Holiday Attractions and Light Shows Near New Port Richey

Where to View Holiday Lights Around Tampa Bay 2020 

Families around Tampa Bay are searching for outdoor holiday attractions and light shows to enjoy the start of their holiday season this year. The New Port Richey area is full of fun holiday excitement this year and there are plenty of safe outdoor events for families to enjoy. Find out where you can view holiday lights around Tampa Bay this year in this local guide from Friendly Kia.  

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Where to Get Your Thanksgiving Dinner 2020 Near Tampa

2020 Thanksgiving Dinner Takeout and Curbside Options Tampa Bay FL 

Families all around Tampa Bay have been feeling the effects that COVID-19 has been having on day-to-day life. Now with the holidays just around the corner, many are wondering how they can celebrate Thanksgiving this year. As many families are choosing to stay home this year, a lot of us around Tampa Bay aren’t feeling up to making an entire traditional Thanksgiving meal. That’s where takeout and curbside dining options come in.  

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Are Any Tampa Bay Haunted Houses Open This October?

Haunted Houses Halloween 2020 Near Tampa Bay St. Petersburg Clearwater 

One of the staple activities for many folks during the Halloween season is to have themselves scared half to death at a local haunted house. Whether it’s blood and gore that scares you best or jump scares and spiders, the Halloween 2020 haunted houses around Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg, and Clearwater are sure to do the trick.  

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Is Trick or Treating Happening in Florida this Year?

Tampa Bay Halloween Trick or Treating Times and Alternatives 2020 

Everything these days feels up in the air for most as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to alter events and holiday plans. With Halloween just two weeks away, many Tampa Bay locals are wondering if trick or treating is happening in Florida this year. While things are still up in the air for many places around Tampa Bay, some towns have confirmed that trick or treating will go on as usual for Halloween 2020.  

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